Merican History (Corporation and Big Business)

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Read about the emergence of corporations and Big Business in the United States during the Nineteenth century. Discuss the transformation of the business world, as well as the emergence of the railroads as the first modern day big business. How did the changes shape the economy and society? Were they beneficial for the consumer? What types of backlash arose due to Big Business?